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Ricciardo: Deep down I knew I could get close to Vettel

Daniel Ricciardo hanging out in Monte Carlo Daniel Ricciardo has emerged as the revelation of the 2014 season with strong performances which have outshone his quadruple Formula 1 world champion teammate Sebastian Vettel, and although the Australian's showings have surprised some people they have not been a surprise him. Speaking ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix weekend, the 24 year old Red Bull driver told reporters, 'Deep down, I knew I could get close to him. But did I think I'd be finishing in front of him the first few races? I don't know. I didn't really know what to expect to be honest. Obviously I didn't expect to come out and be a second quicker than [Vettel].' 'I have a lot of...
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